Main article: Seventh generation of video games

The 2010 fiscal year for Nintendo and Sony began April 1, 2009 and will end on March 31, 2010. Microsoft's sales earning report entails the period from July 1, 2009 to June 30, 2010.

See also: 2009 fiscal year

Fiscal year sales table[edit | edit source]

See also: 2009 fiscal year table for comparison

Worldwide shipments for Wii, PS3, X360

Worldwide difference between PS3 and Xbox 360. (X360 US/Japan/Europe launch in Nov/Dec 2005. PS3 launch in Nov 2006 in US/Japan, March 2007 in Europe)


Console Quarter 1 Quarter 2 Quarter 3 Quarter 4 Fiscal year 09 Lifetime
Wii 2.23 52.62[1]
PlayStation 3 1.1 23.8
Xbox 360 TBA Sept/09 31.50
Nintendo DS 5.97 107.75[2]
PlayStation Portable 1.3 ~53.0m
PlayStation 2 1.6 ~139.3m


  • Note: Microsoft's fiscal year is not aligned with Nintendo or Sony. Microsoft's Q1 corresponds to Nintendo's and Sony's Q2.

  • Note2: Official sources can be accessed below.

Sales forecasts[edit | edit source]

  • Wii - 26 million[3]
  • PS3 - 13 million[4]
  • X360 -
  • NDS - 30 million[3]
  • PSP - 15 million[4]
  • PS2 - 5 million[4]

Nintendo[edit | edit source]

Yearly sales and profits[edit | edit source]

  • Wii -
  • NDS -
  • Net sales:
  • Net income:

Major releases[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

Sony[edit | edit source]

Yearly sales and profits[edit | edit source]

  • PS3 - 230,000,000
  • PSP - 120,000
  • PS2 - 50,000
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Major releases[edit | edit source]

  • Infamous
  • God of War III
  • MAG
  • Heavy Rain
  • Uncharted 2
  • PSP Go!
  • major PS3 price cut

References[edit | edit source]

Microsoft[edit | edit source]

Yearly sales and profits[edit | edit source]

  • Xbox 360 -
  • Game division net sales:
  • Net income:

Major releases[edit | edit source]

  • Halo 3: ODST
  • Alan Wake
  • Halo Wars
  • GTA IV: Ballad of Gay Tony

References[edit | edit source]

Other publishers[edit | edit source]

See also[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]


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